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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Graduates in Vermont

272 Bachelor's Degrees
$46,360 Avg Salary
$24,056 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Engineering School for You

Highest Paid Engineering Graduates in VermontEngineering is one of the most popular subjects to study in Vermont. With 272 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, it ranked 9th out of all the majors we track. This means that of the 128,724 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.2% were from a college or university in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Engineering Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Engineering Graduates in Vermont ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in engineering.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Comparing Average Salaries of Engineering Majors

After graduation, engineering majors from schools in Vermont earn an average salary of $46,360 per year. This is great news for these degree holders since it is 16% more than the national average of $39,802 for typical college graduates!

The national average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in engineering is $62,200. That's about 25% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in Vermont.

Average Salary for Engineering Graduates from Schools in Vermont  46,360
Average Salary for Engineering Graduates from Schools Nationwide  62,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Grads in Vermont

Learn more about the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid engineering graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Engineering Graduates in Vermont


University of Vermont

Burlington, VT

University of Vermont earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. UVM is a fairly large public school located in the city of Burlington.

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Norwich University

Northfield, VT

Norwich University landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid engineering school. Located in the town of Northfield, Norwich is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

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Best Engineering Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Engineering Colleges in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Maine 32 373
Rhode Island 32 556
Massachusetts 32 4,807
New Hampshire 31 473
Connecticut 31 1,451

Engineering Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Mechanical Engineering 111
Civil Engineering 61
Environmental Engineering 34
Electrical Engineering 29
Computer Engineering 16

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 503
Computer & Information Sciences 410
Natural Resources & Conservation 355
Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 122
Mathematics & Statistics 115

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Petty Officer 3rd Class Declan Barnes.

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